Transplant Services

Transplanting an organ from one person to another requires a level of expertise few hospitals possess. Hartford HealthCare has been performing transplants for more than 40 years and performs more heart transplants than any other hospital in the state.

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New Hope for Heart Failure

Hartford Hospital’s new infusion center is changing the way patients live with heart disease. The state-of-the-art outpatient treatment facility is dedicated to caring for patients with advanced-stage heart failure. Intravenous administration of medications-medications rapidly improves symptoms.

Expertise and Tradition

Our goal at the Hartford Hospital Transplant Program is to provide the highest quality of patient-centered care in a community setting. Our multidisciplinary approach to patient care uses the talents and resources of a broad team. Our physicians, coordinators and nursing staff are highly trained professionals who provide pre-operative, peri-operative and post-transplant care.

Transplant Surgeons

Hartford Hospital is proud to be associated with some of Connecticut’s top transplant specialists.

Heart Transplantation

In November 1984, the first successful heart transplant operation in Connecticut was performed at Hartford Hospital. The program continues to have results at or above national standards.

Kidney Transplantation

Our kidney transplant program, started in 1971, is one of the oldest in New England and has a long history of successful kidney transplantation.

Liver Transplantation

At the Hartford Hospital Transplant Program we performed our first liver transplant operation in 1984.

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Hartford Hospital

Hartford Hospital is an 867-bed Level 1 Trauma Center & regional referral center that provides high-quality care in all clinical disciplines. It is one of the largest teaching hospitals and tertiary care centers in New England.

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Donate Life America is committed to educating the public about the importance of being a registered donor so that others may live. But in order to make this mission a reality, we need the support of people like YOU! 

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